HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 14, 2018 – High Point University faculty, staff and students recently received the following academic and professional awards and recognitions.   Professor to Receive Award for Distinguished Service Dr. Aaron Titus, professor and chair of the Department of Physics at HPU, has been selected to receive the Homer L. Dodge Citation […]

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HPU Hosted LEGO Showcase for the Community

HPU’s Stout School of Education hosted its fall LEGO Showcase event on Nov. 10. Children in grades K-8 experienced STEM education through various activities. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 12, 2018 – High Point University’s Stout School of Education faculty and students transformed the HPU Community Center into a giant LEGO learning lab on Nov. 10. […]

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HPU’s Annual Veterans Day Celebration Welcomes 1,000 Guests

Dr. Nido Qubein, High Point University president, speaks to more than 1,000 attendees during HPU’s Annual Veterans Day Celebration, reminding the crowd to never forget the sacrifices made by veterans. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 9, 2018 – Their hats said, “Army,” “Navy,” “World War II” and “Vietnam.” Their uniforms had Marine, Air Force and Coastguard […]

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HPU Announces New Hires

HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 9, 2018 – High Point University welcomed six new staff members during the month of October. They are as follows: Bree Bonnema joined the Office of Career and Professional Development as a career advisor. She works primarily with business majors throughout their career exploration and job search preparation. She enjoys working […]

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HPU Kicks Off Social Innovation Series

During HPU’s first Social Innovation Series event, students invited High Point Mayor Jay Wagner to campus to discuss ways the city of High Point is transforming. The event was organized by Bonner Leaders and AmeriCorps VISTAs. HIGH POINT, N.C., Nov. 7, 2018 – High Point University’s Bonner Leaders and AmeriCorps VISTAs kicked off a new […]

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‘Acatoberfest’ Concert Supports Greater High Point Food Alliance

HPU’s annual “Acatoberfest” was held on Oct. 26 to benefit the Greater High Point Food Alliance. The university’s three a cappella vocal groups hosted the concert and collected nonperishable food items. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 30, 2018 – The spooky songs and costumes were all for a good cause at the annual High Point University […]

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HPU Students Experience a Behind-the-Scenes Look at WGHP

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 25, 2018 – Election Day is right around the corner and some High Point University students sat in on a live interview between Dr. Brandon Lenoir, HPU’s assistant professor of strategic communication, and Bob Buckley, Fox 8 anchor and senior reporter. Lenoir was invited to discuss the state legislature ahead of […]

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HPU Club Sports: A Field of Friendship

This story is featured in the Fall 2018 edition of the HPU Magazine. Learn how HPU club sports are an outlet for forming lasting friendships and helping students find their home at HPU.   CLICK HEREif you’re interested in studying at a university where opportunities for involvement are endless. With 33 club sports at HPU, students have the […]

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‘HPU in the City’ Program Provides Students with Career Development Opportunities

HPU students met with Harris Walker, an HPU graduate, during their HPU in the City trip to Washington, D.C. Walker shared more about his role at the National Nuclear Security Administration and pathways to success through civil service. HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 22, 2018 – Two dozen High Point University students traveled to the Big […]

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HPU Students Compete in Statewide Hunger Relief Campaign

HIGH POINT, N.C., Oct. 18, 2018 – Students at High Point University are partnering up with Food Lion Feeds, N.C. Campus Compact and other colleges and universities across the state to raise support for hunger relief. Through the Collegiate Challenge, they are also competing to win up to $20,000 to further their efforts toward alleviating […]

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